CUNY Social Media Coordinator/Webmaster in New York, New York


John Jay College of Criminal Justice, a senior college of the City University of New York (CUNY), is an internationally recognized leader in educating for justice, committed to the advancement of justice and just societies. It is a public liberal arts institution that enriches the learning experience by highlighting themes of justice across the arts, sciences, humanities, and social sciences. Located steps from Lincoln Center at the cultural heart of New York City, the College offers Bachelors and Masters degrees and participates in the Doctoral programs of the Graduate Center of the City University of New York. Now under the leadership of its fifth President, former U.S. Assistant Attorney General, Karol V. Mason, the college has experienced unprecedented faculty hiring, an expansion of its curricular offerings, and the opening in 2011 of a new 600,000 square foot building with a black-box theater, state-of-the-art lab space, a moot court, and a variety of virtual learning settings.

The Office of Enrollment Management at John Jay College seeks a qualified professional to serve as the Social Media Coordinator/Webmaster/for the division, consisting of six departments:

Reporting to the Administrative Officer, the Social Media Coordinator/Webmaster will maintain and manage all the Division of Enrollment Management web pages for accuracy, consistency of language and updates.

  • Assist in managing relationships with Hoot suite, Trello and Marketing Department.

  • Assist in the recruitment, training and managing a staff of student interns.

  • Collaborates with other Enrollment Management professionals working on recruitment and Hobsons CRM.

  • Conducts data analysis and reports to draw actionable conclusions and operational efficiencies as it relates to digital content.

  • Create multimedia content inclusive of photography, videos and storytelling.

  • Develop interactive fan content (polls, surveys, Twitter Chats, grassroots content, contest, etc.).

  • Ensure that all digital outreach efforts and products meet College standards for quality and audience.

  • Monitor behavior of the audience on social media and helping to rectify issues.

  • Participates as an active member of the Enrollment Division’s Social Media Committee.

  • Support the development of the strategic direction of Enrollment messaging with specific focus on digital engagement.

  • Performs job-related duties as assigned.


Bachelor's degree required.


  • Two years of experience working with social media platforms: Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, LinkedIn, Snapchat.

  • Proficiency in Photoshop and video conversion.

  • Knowledge of trends in Social Media. Knowledge of video creation and editing.

  • Experience with video story-boarding, filming, editing and posting to social media and web pages; as well as building social media calendar.

  • Knowledge of apps: Video stitch, PicMonkey, Adobe Premiere Pro.

  • Excellent communication skills.

  • Proficient with both PC and Mac computer systems.

  • Must be available for occasional evening and weekend assignments as needed across the division of EM to support social media and web maintenance.


Supports the creation and maintenance of multimedia communications.

  • Collaborates with internal and external personnel to develop multimedia concepts to communicate key messages

  • Creates content utilizing one or more types of media (e.g., photography, video, audio, and web technologies)

  • Coordinates pre-production, production and post-production activities

  • Designs, edits, and uploads content to internal and external sites and programs

  • Maintains archives, materials, and project documentation

  • Performs related duties as assigned.


Assistant to HEO




$45,957 - $55,837

CUNY's benefits contribute significantly to total compensation, supporting health and wellness, financial well-being, and professional development. We offer a range of health plans, competitive retirement/pension benefits and savings plans, tuition waivers for CUNY graduate study and generous paid time off. Our staff also benefits from the extensive academic, arts, and athletic programs on our campuses and the opportunity to participate in a lively, diverse academic community in one of the greatest cities in the world.


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Review of resumes to begin September 20, 2017. Posting closes on October 5, 2017.


CUNY Job Posting: Managerial/Professional


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Location: John Jay College

Job Title: Social Media Coordinator/Webmaster

Job ID: 17301

Regular/Temporary: Regular